Fire crews are responding to a small, reported fire at UC San Diego's Scripps Institute of Oceanography, San Diego Fire-Rescue Department (SDFD) CaptainJoe Amador said.
The fire was reported between the first and second floors of the building at 8861 Shellback Way at approximately 6:59 p.m., Amador said.
When crews arrived on scene, they could smell smoke, but could not see flames.
Fire crews remain on scene.
No other information was immediately available.
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